Guadalcanal

The campaign for the Island of Guadalcanal was the first major American offensive in the Pacific. The land battles proved brutal and vicious while the sea battles were some of the worst naval defeats in American history.

Location: 
Guadalcanal
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Start Date: 
Thursday, August 7, 2042
Start Year: 
1942
End Date: 
Saturday, February 21, 2043
End Year: 
1943
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